Apparently the Internet has changed our lives. Of all the changes the one that still makes the most sense to me is the access to good and solid culture. Let me show you couple of things mentioned over our family breakfast today. Continue reading [-31] Wilhelm Scream
I just got back home from a round table about political marketing (one other parallel universe I inhabit) and I said something that surprised me. This note is about the next real world war. Continue reading [-32] What war exactly?
The other day I’ve been reading a book by a nice writer and then — as it sometimes happens — my eyes kept sliding across words and lines but my mind went elsewhere. Just like in that Eames video “Powers of 10” I caught myself zooming out from that situation and looking at some non-me reading any book by any author, and then I was seeing any person in any epoch reading anything. Continue reading [-33] Read more
As I promised the other time here’s a story of Very Cyber Indeed, a print magazine about internet revolution as we understood it in 1995. The post happens to be a bit long so it’s just for the strongest among the historians of net.art.
It was a hot summer of a hot year. Upon returning from Venice Biennial opening where I was busy glowing of digital bliss and co-founding the Nettime mailing list it became clear that we should explain the world what a blast this whole internet thing is. Continue reading [-34] Very Cyber Indeed
Sometimes I use the web for what it was invented for in the first place: nurturing serendipity. Here’s a reconstruction of one such mind blitz. Continue reading [-35] Drones can’t hurt Janša! Here’s why
This is the deal: my artist friends Janez Janšas (plural) have this website here and they’ve asked me to be their first resident blogger. Since I’ve never actually blogged it seamed like a good idea to empty the rarely opened drawers of my mind – as they surely say in some culture or other. Even though I will probably be talking about myself most of the time I am aware that I’m inhabiting precious idea-space of these three dedicated guys. Strange and fine feeling. Continue reading [-36] YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED